The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge (or Zakim Bridge) is a cable-stayed bridge across the Charles River in Boston. The bridge's full name commemorates Boston civic leader and civil rights activist Leonard P. Zakim who championed building bridges between peoples, and the Battle of Bunker Hill. The bridge was dedicated on October 4, 2002. The dedication speakers included members of Zakim's family, government officials, and a performance of the song Thunder Road by Bruce Springsteen. Have you heard of Zakim?